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German Expressionism from the Detroit Institute of Arts

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Winter Landscape in Moonlight, 1919 Oil on Canvas 47 1/2 X 47 1/2 © Gift of Curt Valentin in memory of the artist on the occasion of Dr. William R. Valentiner’s 60th birthday
German Expressionism from the Detroit Institute of Arts

919 Broadway
Nashville, Tennessee 37203
October 19th, 2012 - February 10th, 2013
Opening: October 19th, 2012 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM

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http://www.fristcenter.org
COUNTRY:  
United States
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mail@fristcenter.org
PHONE:  
615.244.3340
OPEN HOURS:  
Monday–Saturday 10:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m.; Thursday & Friday extended hours until 9:00 p.m.; Sunday 1:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m.
TAGS:  
abstract, sculpture
COST:  
$10

DESCRIPTION

This exhibition features works from the Detroit Institute of the Arts’ renowned collection of early twentieth-century German Expressionist paintings, sculptures, prints and drawings, by artists who belonged to the groups known as The Blue Rider (active in Munich) and The Bridge (active in Dresden and Berlin).  The Detroit collection contains major works by Wassily Kandinsky, Otto Dix, Max Beckmann, Paula Modersohn-Becker, Franz Marc and Ernst Ludwig Kirchner.

 

This exhibition was organized by the Detroit Institute of Arts.

 

The Frist Center for the Visual Arts gratefully acknowledges our Picasso Circle Members as Exhibition Patrons.

 

The Frist Center for the Visual Arts is supported in part by the Metro Nashville Arts Commission and the Tennessee Arts Commission.